Management Committee Meeting

Special Meeting
October 27, 2021 | 2:00 p.m.
Location: Robert Street Room 1A - Directions
Minutes (PDF)

NOTICE: The Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct in-person meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or other electronic means and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. If you have comments, we encourage members of the public to email us at [email protected]. We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.








September 22, 2021, of the special meeting of the Management Committee Roll Call



  1. 2021-265: Ratification of Emergency Declaration –COVID-19 Related Procurement (Phil Walljasper, Acting Deputy Regional Administrator, 651-602-1787) Roll Call
  2. 2021-271: Annual Sole Source Hardware/Software Maintenance Services (Theresa Nistler, Assistant Director, IS Finance & Budget, 651-602-1504) Roll Call
  3. 2021-276: Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) Program Unclassified Retirement Plan: Resolution 2021-30 (Marcy Syman, Director of Human Resources, 651-602-1417) Roll Call



  1. Litigation Review (Closed Session) Roll Call
Rice Lake Construction Group v. Metropolitan Council
Metropolitan Council v. DIYA Hospitality Inc.
Jason Berner v. Metropolitan Council, Metro Transit Division
Dennis Sershen v. Metropolitan Council
Serina Tanya Brueggemann v. Gail Towns and Metropolitan Council DBA Metro Transit
Asma Abdisamed, Ismail Abdisamed Abdulahi, and Kin Mohamud Abas v. Metropolitan Council/Metro Transit and Guido Arias
Arthur Lindquist v. Metropolitan Council
Virginia Jones v. Richard R. Wegner, Metro Transit, Metropolitan Council
Daniel Joseph Faley v. Metropolitan Council, James Wollin and Grace Ann Knoer
Metropolitan Council v. John Zarbinski, Lucas Therrien and Cuzzin Construction
Bridget Dow, individually and as Trustee for the heirs and next of kin of Grayson son Dow, Decedent v. Metropolitan Council, BNSF Railway Company
Khadijo Ahmed v. Metropolitan Council and Nekesha Banks
Jack Shaw v. Metropolitan Council
WPG Northtown Venture, LLC v. Metropolitan Council
Barry Segal v. Metropolitan Council
Marlon Carter and Jeffrey Bailey v. First Transit and Metropolitan Council



JT            Joint business item; presented at two or more committees prior to being presented at Council
SW          Action taken by Committee and Council the same week
*               Additional materials included for items on published agenda
**             Additional business item added following publication of agenda
***            Backup materials available at the meeting
A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 13D.05, subdivision 3(b); Minneapolis Star and Tribune Co. v. Housing and Redevelopment Authority for the City of Minneapolis, 310 Minn. 313, 251 N.W.2d 620 (Minn. 1976); and Star Tribune v. Board of Education, Special School District No. 1, 507 N.W.2d 869 (Minn. Ct. App. 1993) which permit public bodies to close meetings to discuss attorney-client privileged matters.

Committee information

Management Committee

Committee contact:

Lori Connery
[email protected]